Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Bourton-on-the-Water

Enjoy the museums and other features of Bourton-on-the-Water. This welcoming and walkable city is known for its sightseeing, bars and local tours. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Bourton-on-the-Water

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Bourton-on-the-Water has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Model Village (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Birdland Park and Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Cotswold Farm Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Cotswold Falconry Centre (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Chipping Norton Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bourton-on-the-Water

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bourton-on-the-Water is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Batsford Arboretum (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Dover's Hill (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Pittville Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Imperial Gardens (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Hidcote Manor Garden (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Bourton-on-the-Water

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 19.6 mi (31.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Bourton-on-the-Water?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 612 vacation rentals near Bourton-on-the-Water. From 396 Cottages to 396 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bourton-on-the-Water are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Cottages in Bourton-on-the-Water?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 396 Cottages in Bourton-on-the-Water. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bourton-on-the-Water include:

  • Bungalows: 396 rentals available
  • Houses: 134 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 47 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bourton-on-the-Water?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 26 vacation rentals with pool available in Bourton-on-the-Water. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.